April 2018
Academy Alumni in the News

Matt Rials '12  (pictured) was included in an article about the "Stanford Bitcoin Mafia" in Forbes .  Also included in this month's press clippings  are John Exline '64, David Krakoff '67, Jim Leeke '68, Rodd Lawrence '80, Chris Jones '84, Nate Gordon '88, Michael Stinziano '98, Brennan Kelley '01, Dan Aronowitz '13, Tyler Gittins '13, Lee Solomon '14, Charlie Waters '14, Connie Zhang '14, Sydney Lawrence '15, Sam Wittmann '15, Otis Klingbeil '16, Louise Rosler '16, McKenzie Duncan '17 and Austin Lawrence '17.

If you have clips (either in print or on the web) to pass along for future issues, please send them to Director of Alumni Relations Jennifer Conti at ContiJ@columbusacademy.org.
Let's Go All In, #AllDay4CA

The excitement is building for this year's All Day 4 CA, April 10-11. In celebration of Academy's 107th school year, the first $107,000 will be matched dollar for dollar! Eight alumni and current school families contributed generously to this matching pool to inspire all of us to be all in.

New this year, you can choose what your Annual Fund gift supports: arts, athletics, curricular innovation, faculty, financial aid or unrestricted/greatest need. Find your source of Viking pride at All Day 4 CA and get ready to share with classmates, friends and family why you are all in #AllDay4CA.

You will receive an email on Tuesday, April 10 at 10:00 a.m. EDT with the link to the special 25-hour giving day donation site. Let's make this another historic day of Viking spirit and support!
Regional Alumni Gatherings

The Alumni Office will be hitting the road with upcoming visits in Washington D.C., Chicago, Boston and New York City. Join the Alumni Office in celebrating our special guest, John Exline '64, in his 50th year of teaching at Columbus Academy! Kindly RSVP to alumni@columbusacademy.org.

Washington D.C.
Wednesday, April 11 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Old Ebbitt Grill

Wednesday, April 25 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Generously hosted by Laura and Paul Williams in their downtown home

Sunday , May 20 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Lucca North End
Generously sponsored by Rich Lee '90

New York City
Monday, May 21 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
University Club New York
Generously hosted by Neil Pirie and Michael Read '01
Alumni Networking Reception

Join us for the Alumni Networking Reception on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Columbus Academy Dining Hall, where Asim Haque '98 will be honored with the 2018 Young Alumni Award. The event also features a Columbus Development themed panel with guest speakers Asim Haque '98, Chairman of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio; Mandy Mallot '03, Business Development Specialist with City of Columbus; Anthony Ciminello '10, Project Manager with Ciminello's Inc.; and moderated by Michael Stinziano '98, Councilman for Columbus City Council.

Registration is $10 per person. Kindly register online by May 18.
Sports News

Our baseball squad is off to a 3-1 start after going 2-1 against teams from Pennsylvania at the Ripken Experience Tournament in Myrtle Beach over Spring Break and then opening league play with a 19-0 shutout at London yesterday. The Vikings will play London again tomorrow in their 5:15 p.m. home-opener at Stahl Field. Our lacrosse programs began their seasons with a pair of games in Tennessee last week. The girls beat University School of Nashville 16-10 while the boys lost 11-6, and both squads fell to Ensworth High School. Both are back in action this week along with season-openers for boys tennis and our track and field programs.
CA in 360

Be a part of the Columbus Academy experience with this video of the Toshiko Takaezu Art Exhibit, shot with a 360 degree camera. For the best viewing experience, please use a portable device.
Send In Your Class Notes

If you have news and/or photos for the Fall 2018 issue of  Academy magazine, please submit online, email to Director of Alumni Relations  Jennifer Conti at ContiJ@columbusacademy.org or mail to the Alumni Office at 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna, OH 43230.
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